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Overactive bladder - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/overactive-bladder/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20355726

May 3rd, 2022 - Overactive bladder care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Mayo Clinic has doctors who specialize in overactive bladder; they have extra training in bladder and urinary function and, in many cases, see only people with overactive bladder. As a result, they have extensive expertise in treating overactive bladder, including fixing failed treatments done elsewhere. Advanced diagnosis and tr...

Anterior vaginal prolapse (cystocele) - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/cystocele/symptoms-causes/syc-20369452

Apr 30th, 2022 - Overview Anterior prolapse (cystocele) Open pop-up dialog box Close Anterior prolapse (cystocele) Anterior prolapse (cystocele) A dropped or prolapsed bladder (cystocele) occurs when the bladder bulges into the vaginal space. It results when the muscles and tissues that support the bladder give way. Anterior vaginal prolapse, also known as a cystocele (SIS-toe-seel) or a prolapsed bladder, is w...

Anterior vaginal prolapse (cystocele) - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/cystocele/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20369463

Apr 30th, 2022 - Anterior prolapse care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Gynecologists, urologists and urogynecologists at Mayo Clinic work together to provide expert care for women of all ages who have problems of the pelvic floor. Many of the urologists across all Mayo Clinic campuses have advanced training and subspecialty certification in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery from the A...

Anterior vaginal prolapse (cystocele) - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/cystocele/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20369457

Apr 30th, 2022 - Diagnosis Diagnosis of anterior prolapse may involve: A pelvic exam. You may be examined while lying down and possibly while standing up. During the exam, your provider looks for a tissue bulge into your vagina that indicates pelvic organ prolapse. You'll likely be asked to bear down as if during a bowel movement to see how much that affects the degree of prolapse. To check the strength of your...

Congenital mitral valve anomalies - Overview - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/congenital-mitral-valve-anomalies/cdc-20385802

Apr 21st, 2022 - Congenital mitral valve anomalies Typical heart and heart with mitral valve stenosis Open pop-up dialog box Close Typical heart and heart with mitral valve stenosis Typical heart and heart with mitral valve stenosis Mitral valve stenosis, shown in the heart on the right, is a condition in which the heart's mitral valve is narrowed. The valve doesn't open properly, blocking blood flow coming int...

Rectocele: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis,
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/17415-rectocele

Mar 22nd, 2022 - Overview A rectocele can cause your rectum to bulge against your vaginal wall, causing feelings of pressure or fullness in your vagina. What is a rectocele (posterior vaginal wall prolapse)? A rectocele is a condition where the tissue between your rectum and vagina weakens, causing your rectum to bulge onto your vagina's back wall. Your rectum is the bottom part of your colon (large intestine)....

Stress incontinence - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/stress-incontinence/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20355736

Mar 22nd, 2022 - Stress incontinence care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Urogynecologists and urologists at Mayo Clinic provide expert care for female patients of all ages who experience problems of the urinary tract. Urologists also provide specialized treatment for men of all ages who have incontinence. Advanced diagnosis and treatment Mayo Clinic doctors are leaders in clinical research, allowing ...

Mitral valve prolapse - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/mitral-valve-prolapse/symptoms-causes/syc-20355446

Mar 11th, 2022 - Overview Mitral valve prolapse and regurgitation Open pop-up dialog box Close Mitral valve prolapse and regurgitation Mitral valve prolapse and regurgitation The mitral valve separates the two chambers (atrium and ventricle) of the left side of the heart. In mitral valve prolapse, the leaflets of the mitral valve bulge (prolapse) into the left atrium like a parachute during the heart's contract...

Mitral valve prolapse - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/mitral-valve-prolapse/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20355452

Mar 11th, 2022 - Diagnosis To diagnose mitral valve prolapse, your health care provider will usually do a physical exam and listen to your heart with a stethoscope. If you have mitral valve prolapse, a clicking sound may be heard through the stethoscope. If blood is leaking backward through the mitral valve, a whooshing sound (heart murmur) also may be heard. Tests Tests that may done to help confirm mitral val...

Solitary rectal ulcer syndrome - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/rectal-ulcer/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20377754

Mar 5th, 2022 - Diagnosis You may have one or more of the following tests to diagnose solitary rectal ulcer syndrome: Sigmoidoscopy. During this test, your doctor inserts a thin, flexible tube with a tiny camera into your rectum to examine your rectum and part of your colon. If a lesion is found, your doctor may take a tissue sample for laboratory testing. Ultrasound. This imaging technique uses sound waves to...

Bladder Outlet Obstruction: Symptoms, Causes,
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/15181-bladder-outlet-obstruction

Feb 9th, 2022 - Overview What’s bladder outlet obstruction (BOO)? Bladder outlet obstruction (BOO) is when the neck at the very bottom of your bladder gets blocked. The neck is where your bladder connects to your urethra, which carries urine (pee) out of your body. A blockage stops or slows down the flow of pee. Possible blockages include scar tissue, bladder stones, a large gland, cancer or a tumor. What’s bl...

Mitral valve regurgitation - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/mitral-valve-regurgitation/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20350183

Feb 8th, 2022 - Diagnosis To diagnose mitral valve regurgitation, a health care provider will usually do a physical exam and ask questions about your symptoms and medical history, including whether you have mitral valve prolapse. The provider will typically listen to your heart with a stethoscope. A heart murmur, also called a holosystolic murmur, may be heard. The mitral valve heart murmur is the sound of blo...

MRI Defecography Test: Purpose, Procedur
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/22333-defecography

Jan 10th, 2022 - Overview What is a defecography? If you’re having trouble pooping — or holding in your poop — or any kind of unwanted sensation when you poop — your healthcare provider may recommend defecography to find out what the problem is. Defecography is a radiology test to look inside at your muscles and organs while you poop (defecate). Through detailed fluoroscopic X-ray or magnetic resonance imaging ...

Obstructed Defecation Syndrome: Symptoms, Management, Trea
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/22089-obstructed-defecation

Nov 30th, 2021 - Overview What is obstructed defecation syndrome? Obstructed defecation means difficulty pooping. This can be for a variety of reasons, both mechanical and psychological. People with obstructed defecation syndrome (ODS) feel that they can’t poop when they want to, they aren’t pooping often enough or they aren’t pooping everything out all the way. They suffer from constipation, but also sometimes...

Mitral valve disease - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/mitral-valve-disease/symptoms-causes/syc-20355107

Nov 11th, 2021 - Overview Mitral valve prolapse and regurgitation Open pop-up dialog box Close Mitral valve prolapse and regurgitation Mitral valve prolapse and regurgitation The mitral valve separates the two chambers of the left side of the heart. In mitral valve prolapse, the valve flaps bulge (prolapse) into the upper left chamber (atrium) during each heartbeat. Mitral valve prolapse can cause blood to leak...

Heart valve disease - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/heart-valve-disease/symptoms-causes/syc-20353727

Sep 29th, 2021 - Overview In heart valve disease, one or more of the valves in your heart doesn't work properly. Your heart has four valves that keep blood flowing in the correct direction. In some cases, one or more of the valves don't open or close properly. This can cause the blood flow through your heart to your body to be disrupted. Your heart valve disease treatment depends on the heart valve affected and...

Constipation in children - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/constipation-in-children/symptoms-causes/syc-20354242

Sep 18th, 2021 - Overview Constipation in children is a common problem. A constipated child has infrequent bowel movements or hard, dry stools. Common causes include early toilet training and changes in diet. Fortunately, most cases of constipation in children are temporary. Encouraging your child to make simple dietary changes — such as eating more fiber-rich fruits and vegetables and drinking more water — can...

Constipation - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/constipation/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20354259

Aug 31st, 2021 - Diagnosis In addition to a general physical exam and a digital rectal exam, doctors use the following tests and procedures to diagnose chronic constipation and try to find the cause: Blood tests. Your doctor will look for a systemic condition such as low thyroid (hypothyroidism) or high calcium levels. An X-ray. An X-ray can help your doctor determine whether our intestines are blocked and whet...

Enterocele (Small Bowel Prolapse): Causes, Sy
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/16966-enterocele

Aug 11th, 2021 - Overview Laparoscopic-Assisted Vaginal Tape Procedures for the Treatment of Pelvic Organ Prolapse. What is an enterocele? An enterocele (EN-ter-uh-seel) occurs when part of the small intestine drops (prolapses) into the pelvic area. The small intestine (or small bowel) pushes against the top of the vagina, causing a bulge. Another name for enterocele is small bowel prolapse. It’s a type of pelv...

Rectal prolapse - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/rectal-prolapse/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20450472

Jun 26th, 2021 - Diagnosis Sometimes it can be difficult to distinguish rectal prolapse from hemorrhoids. To help diagnose rectal prolapse and rule out other associated conditions, your doctor may recommend: Digital rectal exam. Your doctor inserts a gloved and lubricated finger into your rectum to evaluate the strength of your sphincter muscles and to check for any abnormalities in the rectal area. During the ...